( March 11, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) Former Governor of the Central Bank Arjuna Mahendran leaving the Supreme Court premises after being questioned by the police assigned to the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (CoI) probing bond scams, yesterday. The CoI summoned the Singaporean citizen after senior CBSL officials confirmed his intervention in Feb, 27, 2015 bond sales.
Meanwhile, the US State Department in its annual report strongly criticised the Central Bank bone scams and explained how Sri Lanka is losing the opportunity to take credible action against the corruption and mismanagement of the state resources. Read more at Sri Lanka: Corruption Under the New Govt. is Rampant — US